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May 3, 2018
Minn. cops cite 54% more drivers for texting in annual campaign
May 3, 2018 - 6:12pm
A developer is considering building a small apartment building at 1894 Hastings Avenue. Imagery ©2018 Google, Map data ©2018 Google
Small apartment building may move onto Hastings
May 3, 2018 - 10:25am
Firefighters worked for over two hours to extinguish the fire spreadh across the Grey Cloud Dunes State Natural Area. Courtesy of Cottage Grove Public Safety
DNR natural area caught in wide blaze
May 3, 2018 - 10:16am
Students at Cottage Grove Middle school took turns carrying a gallon of water for 3.1 miles during the April 25 Walk for Water 5K. But some, like 8th grader Evan Jensen, chose to run the six laps around the school. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
Before you can chug, you gotta lug
May 3, 2018 - 5:00am
May 2, 2018
Cottage Grove Spring Clean-up Day set for May 5
May 2, 2018 - 7:00pm
April 30, 2018
Minnesota House Tax Chairman Greg Davids of Preston argues in favor of his tax plan Monday, April 30, 2018. His plan passed, but must be merged with Senate and administration tax proposals. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minn. House passes its tax plan, Senate next
April 30, 2018 - 6:02pm
Richard Painter, professor and cable news commentator, announces on Monday, April 30, 2018, that he is running for U.S. Senate as a Democrat. He faces U.S. Sen. Tina Smith in the Aug. 14 primary election. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Ex-Bush aide, TV commentator Painter in Senate race
April 30, 2018 - 12:34pm
April 28, 2018
Newport police reports: Burglary, vandalism
April 28, 2018 - 8:00pm
Josie McAlister pinned her husband Randy McAlister's badge on at the April 18 City Council meeting where he was named the new Cottage Grove Police Captain. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
New roles bring new priorities to police department
April 28, 2018 - 11:47am
April 27, 2018
Cottage Grove police reports: Disorderly conduct; Thefts
April 27, 2018 - 10:00pm
Minnesota state Sen. Julie Rosen, Rep. Dave Baker and Gov. Mark Dayton listen to a reporter's question Thursday, April 26, 2018, as they discuss the opioids issue. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Opioids still topic of legislative conversation
April 27, 2018 - 3:36pm
New well increases city's water capacity, quality
April 27, 2018 - 1:56pm
A developer is looking into reconstruction options for the Mississippi Dunes Golf Links. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia file photo
Developer considers big changes to Mississippi Dunes Golf Links
April 27, 2018 - 6:00am
April 26, 2018
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt said on Wednesday, April 25, 2018, he is" hopeful " a deal can be reached at least to expand background checks before gun purchases. On Thursday, he said that he did not mean gun-control legislation will advance. (Don Davis / Forum News Service)
Daudt said he was misunderstood: Still opposes gun control
April 26, 2018 - 7:20pm
April 25, 2018
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Not at my school: East Ridge students protest gun violence
April 25, 2018 - 6:45pm